The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 167 173 191
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 79 62 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.73% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.79% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 30 27
Average daily rate £200 £263 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £130 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £389 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £216 £250 £240
% change year-on-year
-13.50% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 12
Average hourly rate £10.50 £18.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.24% -14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.95 £12.50 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.80 £111.10 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9082 7833 9779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.84% 92.21% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5002 3901 4422
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 483 611 700
Average hourly rate £17.13 £18.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.43% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.70 £41.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Junior
England

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Junior in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junior across the South East region.

Junior Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior across the South East region.

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Junior
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Junior Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Junior
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire 0 26 £250 -4.76% 10
Hampshire +12 18 £180 - 7
Surrey -21 9 £275 +10.00% 8
Buckinghamshire -19 8 £210 -20.07% 7
West Sussex +7 5 £95 -70.31% 4
Oxfordshire +1 3 - - 5
Middlesex -2 2 £250 -28.57% 1
East Sussex -13 2 £158 -21.25% 2
Kent - 2 £260 - 6
Home Counties - 1 £200 -
Thames Valley - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 30 (22.90%) Project Management
2 26 (19.85%) Windows
3 23 (17.56%) Finance
4 21 (16.03%) Microsoft
5 19 (14.50%) SQL
6 18 (13.74%) PRINCE2
6 18 (13.74%) UNIX
6 18 (13.74%) Degree
7 15 (11.45%) Oracle
8 14 (10.69%) ITIL
8 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
8 14 (10.69%) Telecoms
9 13 (9.92%) Security Cleared
10 11 (8.40%) SC Cleared
10 11 (8.40%) Linux
10 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
10 11 (8.40%) PHP
10 11 (8.40%) C#
10 11 (8.40%) HTML
11 10 (7.63%) Computer Science
12 9 (6.87%) .NET
12 9 (6.87%) MySQL
12 9 (6.87%) MS Office
12 9 (6.87%) SharePoint
12 9 (6.87%) SLA
13 8 (6.11%) MS Project
13 8 (6.11%) Service Management
13 8 (6.11%) MS PowerPoint
14 7 (5.34%) Software Engineering
14 7 (5.34%) Project Planning

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.87%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.53%) Apache
2 2 (1.53%) IIS
2 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.53%) Drupal
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.76%) CMS
3 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.87%) MS Office
3 8 (6.11%) MS Project
3 8 (6.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.76%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.76%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.76%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.76%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) Internet
2 4 (3.05%) Firewall
2 4 (3.05%) WAN
2 4 (3.05%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.05%) LAN
3 2 (1.53%) OSPF
3 2 (1.53%) Wireless
3 2 (1.53%) Intranet
3 2 (1.53%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.76%) Network Security
4 1 (0.76%) SDH
4 1 (0.76%) VoIP
4 1 (0.76%) ATM
4 1 (0.76%) VPN
4 1 (0.76%) DNS
4 1 (0.76%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.76%) MGCP
4 1 (0.76%) H.323
4 1 (0.76%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.87%) MySQL
3 4 (3.05%) PowerCenter
3 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.53%) OLAP
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.76%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) JIRA
1 1 (0.76%) Xcode
1 1 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 23 (17.56%) Finance
2 14 (10.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.34%) Marketing
4 5 (3.82%) Banking
5 4 (3.05%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.29%) French Language
6 3 (2.29%) German Language
6 3 (2.29%) Italian Language
6 3 (2.29%) Legal
6 3 (2.29%) Publishing
7 2 (1.53%) Games
8 1 (0.76%) Retail
8 1 (0.76%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.76%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.76%) Electronics
8 1 (0.76%) Back Office
8 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.40%) HTML
2 9 (6.87%) .NET
3 6 (4.58%) XHTML
3 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET
3 6 (4.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (2.29%) CSS
5 2 (1.53%) JSP
5 2 (1.53%) ATL
5 2 (1.53%) XML
5 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (1.53%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.76%) CSS3
6 1 (0.76%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.76%) jQuery
6 1 (0.76%) HTML5
6 1 (0.76%) Spring
6 1 (0.76%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.76%) LAMP
6 1 (0.76%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.63%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.29%) NHS
3 2 (1.53%) EPoS
3 2 (1.53%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.53%) Physics
3 2 (1.53%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.53%) Social Media
3 2 (1.53%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.76%) Blog
4 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.76%) Animation
4 1 (0.76%) Clustering
4 1 (0.76%) MPEG
4 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.76%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.85%) Windows
2 18 (13.74%) UNIX
3 11 (8.40%) Linux
4 4 (3.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.76%) Android
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.90%) Project Management
2 18 (13.74%) PRINCE2
3 14 (10.69%) ITIL
4 8 (6.11%) Service Management
5 7 (5.34%) Software Engineering
5 7 (5.34%) Project Planning
6 6 (4.58%) OO
6 6 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (4.58%) Business Analysis
7 5 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (3.82%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (3.82%) Migration
8 4 (3.05%) Change Management
8 4 (3.05%) ETL
8 4 (3.05%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.05%) Scrum
8 4 (3.05%) Content Management
9 3 (2.29%) Test Scripting
9 3 (2.29%) ITSM
10 2 (1.53%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.50%) SQL
2 11 (8.40%) PHP
2 11 (8.40%) C#
3 6 (4.58%) C++
4 3 (2.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.53%) Java
5 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.76%) Ruby
6 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.76%) VBScript
6 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.76%) ABAP
6 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (13.74%) Degree
2 13 (9.92%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.40%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.29%) CCNA
6 2 (1.53%) PMP
6 2 (1.53%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.53%) ISEB
6 2 (1.53%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.76%) CAPM
7 1 (0.76%) HND
7 1 (0.76%) CCNP
7 1 (0.76%) OCA
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) XenApp
2 1 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) SCCM
2 2 (1.53%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.76%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.45%) Oracle
3 5 (3.82%) Cisco
4 4 (3.05%) HP
4 4 (3.05%) SAP
5 3 (2.29%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.29%) Citrix
6 2 (1.53%) VMware
7 1 (0.76%) Juniper
7 1 (0.76%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.76%) Informatica
7 1 (0.76%) Remedy
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